SPINDALE (Feb. 23, 2012) – Nominations for the 2013 Robert Wendell Eaves Award for Distinguished Teaching at Isothermal Community College will be taken until Thursday, March 1.
The award is given each year to an instructor who demonstrates excellence in teaching and a true zeal for service to students. It was established by the Eaves family in 1982 to honor the late Dr. Eaves and his distinguished career in education. Each year, the recipient is selected by a committee composed of past award recipients from nominations submitted by students, alumni, college personnel and members of the general public.
Any full-time employee of Isothermal who spends at least 25 percent of his or her time on the job in teaching is eligible for the award.
Past winners have included Ruth Boehning, Vivian Sitton, Clara Fowler, Chris Koone, Carol Jones, Pete Golden, Aubrey Calton, Myra Johnson, Bill McDaniel, Dean Byrd, Gary Shipley, Mike Croussore, Lowery Luckadoo, Jay Coomes, Rhonda Davis, Cathy Alexander, Debbie Puett, Scott Bradey, Jeremiah Councill, Donna Harrison, Tim Beaver, Brett Parker and last year’s winner, Amber Thompson.
The 2013 nomination form can be completed online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Eaves_Award
Nomination forms for the 2013 award are available at the Information Desk/Switchboard, located on the first floor of the Administration Building on Isothermal’s Spindale campus. Forms can also be picked up at the Library and at the Polk Campus in Columbus.
Nominations may be delivered to Charles Wiggins at the Isothermal Library.
For information, please contact Tim Beaver, the 2013 Eaves Committee chairperson, at 828-395-1616.